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Happy snowy Thursday, friends! We are continuing our blog series “Vendor Spotlight” today, where we interview some of our favorite Virginia wedding vendors and ask them the questions that brides want to know! Today, we’re chatting with Richmond, Virginia makeup artist, Shasta Hypes, who we had the pleasure of working with in 2018 for our sweet bride […]

For Brides

Feb 20, 2020

How to Have Your Best Skin on Your Wedding Day | Makeup Artist Shasta Hypes

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Happy Tuesday, friends! We are continuing our blog series “Vendor Spotlight” today, where we interview some of our favorite Virginia wedding vendors and ask them the questions that brides want to know! Today, we’re chatting with Isabelle Russell of Garden Rose Events & Design, which is a full service planning and design company based out […]

For Brides

Feb 11, 2020

3 Ways to Save Money While Wedding Planning | Garden Rose Events & Design

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Hello, friends! We’re so excited to be starting a brand new blog series this month that we’re calling Vendor Spotlight, where we highlight some of our favorite Virginia wedding vendors, while also answering questions that you want to know as you plan your wedding day. The vendors we’ve chosen are some of those that we’ve […]

For Brides

Feb 3, 2020

3 Things To Know Before Booking Your Wedding DJ| 196 Events

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Happy January, friends! Welcome to a brand new year and a brand new decade! We can hardly believe how fast 2019 went by, but we know that 2020 is going to go by even faster. As we look ahead at our 2020 calendar that is already filled with some BIG things (like having a baby!), […]

Personal

Jan 14, 2020

2020 Calendar + Update | Hampton Roads Virginia Wedding Photographers

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Happy 2020, friends! We’re excited to be chatting on the blog today about one of our favorite topics: getting out of debt! Knowing that many people make New Year’s Resolutions about finances, health and new habits, we figured there was no better time than to finally share about our debt-free journey through Dave Ramsey’s Financial […]

Personal

Jan 8, 2020

7 Steps to Getting Out of Debt | Personal

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Happy 2020, friends! We hope your year is off to a wonderful start already! Today on the blog, we are sharing our favorite images from sessions throughout the 2019 year. All our favorite dreamy engagement photos, joyful family memories, portrait sessions and senior photos from our very busy year. Though we took on less weddings […]

Engagements / Couples

Jan 2, 2020

Best of Engagements & Sessions 2019| Hampton Roads Photographers

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Wow, how is it already the last day of 2019? I’m sure I’m not the only one saying how fast this year went, but man, it really went by fast! One of the reasons is because we have a 2 year old that keeps us very busy all.the.time, but another reason is because of our […]

Weddings

Dec 31, 2019

Best of Weddings 2019 | Virginia Wedding Photographers

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For the second year in a row, Rowlands Photography hosted Christmas tree farm mini sessions and we had a great time! Last year, we hosted at a tree farm in Suffolk, but this year we hosted the sessions at Historic Greenbrier Farms in Chesapeake and we loved it! Sixteen families came out over 2 days […]

Family Sessions

Dec 23, 2019

Christmas Tree Farm Mini Sessions 2019 | Chesapeake, VA | Historic Greenbrier Farms

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It’s that time of year again where we share our favorite behind the scenes images from our 2019 wedding season! We can’t believe we’re only 2 weeks away from the end of the year! 2019 was a whirlwind for us, even though we took on less weddings this year. Somehow, the year still flew by […]

Behind the Scenes

Dec 17, 2019

Behind the Scenes 2019 | Rowlands Photography | Hampton Roads Virginia Wedding Photographers

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What an honor it was to capture this beautiful in home newborn session for the Collier Family! Katelyn & Jimmy are past clients of ours and it feels like just yesterday we were photographing their beautiful Woman’s Club of Portsmouth wedding. It’s been three years since their wedding day and they (finally!) introduced their newest […]

Family Sessions

Dec 10, 2019

In Home Newborn Lifestyle Session | Collier Family

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